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By Nathan Eddy 12:38 pm May 28, 2020
The university's COVID-19 telemedicine clinic plans to apply machine learning algorithms to data from patients' vital signs, health behavior and self-reported symptoms.
Three ways providers get the HIPAA right to access wrong
By Bill Siwicki 12:36 pm May 28, 2020
In their HIMSS20 Digital session, privacy policy experts Deven McGraw and Jodi Daniel offer a deeper look at digital patient access, the APIs that enable it – and the mistakes healthcare organizations make when providing medical records.

Credit: Bahrain Ministry of Health

By Rachel McArthur 05:16 am May 28, 2020
The Kingdom’s Ministry of Health confirmed that the three devices are being used in order to protect healthcare staff from excessive exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
By Piers Ford 02:32 am May 28, 2020
The round-the-clock response of the NHS’s internal and external digital health community to COVID-19 has been more than impressive. But the ad hoc and rapid arrival of so many new applications also raises concerns about compliance and standardisation – and the role of the very unit that is supposed to be directing the operation.
By Sophie Porter 02:06 am May 28, 2020
The database will be provided to medical professionals for free through all mobile or desktop web browsers.

Credit: Patchwork

By Sophie Porter 01:48 am May 28, 2020
The staff bank represents a breakthrough for inter-trust and private-public collaboration.

Above photo: A screengrab of the Āwhina app.

By Dean Koh 12:00 am May 28, 2020
This follows the recent launch of the NZ COVID Tracer app. 
Group of doctors looking at medical display
By Jeff Lagasse 04:35 pm May 27, 2020
Pointing data-gathering efforts in the right direction holds the potential to deliver better value-based care.
People being served food from a buffet.
By Dave Muoio 04:29 pm May 27, 2020
Executives from SDOH technology platforms say they anticipate more public-healthcare funding to support social services infrastructure in the coming years.  
Woman looking at graphs on a laptop.
By Susan Morse 04:25 pm May 27, 2020
Patients want access to everything, according to focus groups interviewed by the Pew Charitable Trusts.

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